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– Lat/Long: 39.15° N 106.17° W

Ptarmigan Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 4pm Fri 22 Jan Local Time
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Ptarmigan Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Fri afternoon, min -22°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Sat morning, light winds from the SW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu morning, min -26°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, strong winds from the WSW by Thu morning).

Fri
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thu
28
PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
light snow
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
30 WSW30
35 WSW35
55 WSW55
40 WSW40
25 WSW25
30 SW30
15 SW15
15 WSW15
10 SW10
10 S10
15 SSW15
10 SE10
5 NNE5
20 NNW20
30 WNW30
30 WSW30
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs light snow cloudy light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 - - - - 1 1 - 2 3 - 2 - - - - -
High °C
-11 -14 -12 -12 -18 -16 -16 -18 -18 -17 -19 -21 -21 -25 -18 -14 -15 -9
Low °C
-12 -16 -16 -15 -20 -20 -17 -22 -22 -18 -22 -22 -22 -26 -24 -15 -17 -14
Chill °C
-21 -24 -25 -24 -30 -27 -26 -23 -25 -25 -26 -28 -21 -30 -30 -25 -27 -19
Freezing level m
2350 1800 2400 2050 1050 1900 1850 1050 1700 1650 950 1350 1100 0 1500 1800 1400 2850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-11-14-12-12-18-16-16-18-18-17-19-21-21-25-18-14-15-9-6-10-7-7-14-11-10-13-12-12-14-15-15-20-13-9-12-4
Sunrise
- - 7:18 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:15 - - 7:13
Sunset
5:14 - - 5:15 - - 5:15 - - 5:16 - - 5:17 - - 5:19 - -

Ptarmigan Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ptarmigan Peak is: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -11°C on Fri afternoon, min -22°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Sat morning, light winds from the SW by Sun night).

Ptarmigan Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu morning, min -26°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, strong winds from the WSW by Thu morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Ptarmigan Peak at the specific elevation of 4188 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Ptarmigan Peak. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Colorado.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Leadville Airport
15 km WNW
3028m alt.
1 hour ago
-7.2° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: broken
Mid: overcast
Buena Vista
37 km S
2422m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.5° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 240).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
Red Cliff Pass Airport
37 km N
3680m alt.
1 hour ago
-5° C
light snow
Light snow.
24
Moderate winds from the S
(24 kph at 170).
11 km
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
High: scattered
Cottonwood Pass (CO)
41 km S
2995m alt.
1 hour ago
-2° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the SSE
(7 kph at 150).
16 km
Low: scattered
Wilkerson Pass
58 km E
3438m alt.
1 hour ago
-7° C
clear
Clear
26
Moderate winds from the S
(26 kph at 190).
16 km

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones.